Medication does not “cure” mental illness, but it can help control symptoms and is most effective when combined with therapy. Talk to your provider and come prepared with answers and ready to discuss these questions. What medications have been tried What can they afford What are you willing to take What has not worked What side […]Read More Psych Meds . . .how to navigate this conversation
https://www.lafoodbank.org/find-food/pantry-locator/ this is the link to the LA Foodbank interactive map.Read More Find food
I am at a clinic put on by SAJE https://www.facebook.com/strategicactions Check them out! Here are some things I am learning: Don’t do the work twice. Find someone who shares your interest and push policy more effectively. The policy is important. A coalition can spread the word better and faster. Get a good number of people at public […]Read More The Importance of Coalitions
This is Marilyn Monroe. Maybe you’ve heard of her or seen other pictures? She was a human being. She was born the same year as 91-year-old Hugh Hefner who died this week. She married at 16 years old to escape the foster care system. A few years later, while trying to break into modeling and […]Read More Fail of the Foster Care System and Fame without Consent
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I am a Better American Than You are. My blood is redder than yours. My blood is Bluer than yours. I don’t need freedom of speech because I don’t think I want to say anything that is not mainstream or publicly accepted. I don’t believe in slavery because I have never met a Slave. I […]Read More I am a Better American Than You are.
For sleeping in cars, on couches and seeking public assistance A Homeless Curriculum .pdfRead More The full curriculum
This is how service members can identify themselves as such on their driver’s license and photo I.D.s. this can be especially helpful of you are seeking assistance designed for veterans because it takes official documentation to get this mark on your photo ID.Read More How can I get a Veteran Designation on my Driver License?
I haven’t worn a hairnet since I started college at Cal State Long Beach and worked in the kitchens. As part of my my internship I am serving food today at a shelter and housing projects.Read More Rocking the hairnet